In This Issue


Get Away Packages

Photos Needed

Board Meeting

Visitor Guides Available

Literature Swap

Quick Links


Dennis Nelsen President
City of Elk Point

Ryan Friez Vice President
Thunder Road, Sioux Falls

Katie Knutson Secretary/Tres
Mitchell CVB

Cindy Gregg at large
Prehistoric Indian Village,

Tim Peterson at large
Broken Willow Lodge, Springfield

Patricia Bornhoffen
National Music Museum, Vermillion

Kylee Breems
Great Plains Zoo, Sioux Falls

Adam Nelsen
Siouxland Heritage Museums, Sioux Falls

Kris Frerk
Garretson Commercial Club

Dave Greenlee
Tuckers Walk Winery,

Greg McCann
Cogan House, Tabor

Dugan Smith
National Park Service MNRR

Kimberly Burg
City of Mitchell

Jacquie Fuks, Exec Director
Cindy Mason, Design Specialist
Casey Heppler Member Service

Get-Away Packages
Create a Get-Away Package for Valentines Day, Spring, or one that's good year round. Submit it to the website at: It's that simple. It's FREE and works for you. Lodging partnered with an event or attraction and maybe even a meal or wine. One price, one phone #.
Need help creating your package? Call or email 665-2435 or

Photos Needed
Sunset Photography. Photographer Ready to Take Sunset Pictures on the Beach. Professional Travel Photography Works.
We need YOU to send photos or short video of places our visitors would like to see. Your event, landscapes, etc. We will be using photos on our website and Social Media. Some may even be used in future regional and state publications.
Throwback Thursdays we will feature "Then and Now" using an old photo of an event or business along with a new photo of the same event or business.
Monday Moments will feature beautiful sunsets, landscapes etc around the Southeast Region. 
Fun video of your event or attraction is great for us to link in our ENewsletters.
Show off your photography skills and get a mention for your event or attraction. Contact

Submit your 2017 Events
We need your events for our 2017 online calendar. Submit Events
Events must be a member of SSDTA for inclusion in our events calendars.
We promote regional events through our publications and website but also through our Visitor ENewsletter that goes to 6,000 emails monthly. Upcoming events are featured each month along with link to our full calendar and website.
We also feature vacation packages and special deals, so be sure to tell us about those.

SSDTA Board of Director Meeting

Board of Directors will meet
February 15 at 10am
Lewis & Clark Rec Area, Yankton
Everyone Welcome!

If you would like to host an SSDTA Board Meeting contact

2017 Visitor Guides Available
South Dakota Vacation Guide, Simply South Dakota, SD Sportsman's Guides, Maps and Birding Trail are available.
Call for delivery or Pickup at
Parker Transfer - Sioux Falls; SSDTA Office - Yankton
or Vermillion Chamber, Madison Chamber or Mitchell CVB.

Literature Swap - May 2, 2017
Lit Swap
Plan your brochure distribution for 2017 NOW.
Need a new brochure? SSDTA can help with the design at a reasonable cost.
Get your brochure reprinted and ready to go.
Register it with SD Tourism and sign up for the Literature Swap. More info to follow.